On the first Sunday of December 2016, Matargashti– Har umar ki” made its way to the busy road of the state capital. It was a grand success with thousands of citizens participating in the movement making their Sunday a fun day….
With an aim, to make Raipurians fit and healthy, Raipur Municipal Corporation launched a fun filled fitness campaign near Telibanda Lake, this Sunday. Wherein, the road from Saheed Bhagat Singh chowk to Telibanda chwok were blocked for the vehicles and open for the people’s fitness and lots of fun.
The celebrations of Matargashti were marked by a lot of momentous performances.Starting with sports activities like cycling, skating games like basketball, volleyball, football and many more for fresh air to a fascinating game of carom and bowling. People actively participated in games like football, volleyball, cycling and forgot their stress and enjoyed with their family and friends.
Along with fun events, Raipurians were also made aware over health issues by providing free health check-ups and were motivated to beat various social evils by street play and other activities. Dance activities like zumba and aerobic pulled everyone close to tap their feet to the beats. However, Yoga, skipping, Karate and a few more workouts rewarded Raipurians with a healthy and enthusiastic mind.
Mayor Shri Pramod Dubey, District Magistrate Shri O.P Choudhary and Nigam Commissioner Shri Rajat Bansal also joined the Raipurians in Matargashti. Their presence among the crowd motivated many to actively participate in the event.
Through Matargashti, Raipur is now following the path of initiatives like Rahagiri Days of metro cities for making Raipur an environmental friendly and sustainable city by encouraging people from all age group to be a part of community leisure activities and also spreading awareness in eliminating social evils, preparing for a better and secure future
The first episode of “Matargashti”- an endeavor by Raipur Nigam to encourage Raipurians to take care of the environment and their health by fun filled activities was a grand success among all age groups realizing its concept… “Matargashti- Har Umar Ki…
Also, the event created a buzz among the youngsters was a trending topic all over the social media. Everyone shared their fun filled moments by means of pics and videos and made it a huge success on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
With fabulous response from Raipurians, the streets were lively like never before with exercises and fun activities that rejuvenated people. Matargashti Day held streets for the peoples and not for vehicles. So much of fun, freshness, bliss revived the spirit of people in the heart of Raipur City.
Join us for the next episode of fun filled, Gala “ Matargashti- Har Umar Ki” next Sunday…